Making Home from War
Stories of Japanese American Exile and Resettlement
Brian Komei Dempster
This book can be downloaded and read in Apple Books on your Mac or iOS device.
Many books have chronicled the experience of Japanese Americans in the early days of World War II, when over 120,000 persons of Japanese ancestry, two-thirds of whom were American citizens, were taken from their homes along the West Coast and imprisoned in concentration camps. When they were finally allowed to leave, a new challenge faced them—how do you resume a life so interrupted?